Fleetwood’s double award hope

Jon Parkin in action
Jon Parkin in action

Fleetwood Town manager Graham Alexander has been shortlisted for the Sky Bet League Two manager of the month award for January.

Alexander masterminded Town’s five game unbeaten run, including four wins.

He is nominated alongside Scunthorpe’s Russ Wilcox, Southend’s Phil Brown and Paul Cook who brings his Chesterfield team to Highbury this evening in the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy.

Also celebrating an awards nomination is striker Jon Parkin who has been shortlisted for player of the month